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In pictures: COVID protests flare across China

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A person holds a candle, as people gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID  restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A person holds a candle, as people gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A person holds a candle, as people gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Police officers stand guard as people protest COVID restrictions and hold a vigil to commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Police officers stand guard as people protest COVID restrictions and hold a vigil to commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Police officers stand guard as people protest COVID restrictions and hold a vigil to commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A man holds white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man holds white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man holds white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest of COVID restrictions, as they commemorate the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over coronavirus restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi,  in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over coronavirus restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over coronavirus restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A person in a car holds a white sheet of paper in protest over COVID restrictions during a gathering after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A person in a car holds a white sheet of paper in protest over COVID restrictions during a gathering after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A person in a car holds a white sheet of paper in protest over COVID restrictions during a gathering after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Police arrive at a protest against COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Police arrive at a protest against COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Police arrive at a protest against COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People gather for a vigil and hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions, during a commemoration of the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 27, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People stand in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People stand in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People stand in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People hold white sheets of paper in protest over COVID restrictions after a vigil for the victims of a fire in Urumqi, in Beijing, China, November 28, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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